Archive - Mar 29, 2008
Questions raised about Hewett's handling of missing persons case
Submitted by on Sat, 03/29/2008 - 5:48pm.

In August 2006, 28 year-old Billy Wade Russ went missing in Brunswick County. A seven-week search ended when Russ' neighbor found Russ' decomposed body in his backyard. Now, evidence evidence released in the suspension of Sheriff Ron Hewett suggests he could have done more in the search.

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Electronics recycling program
Submitted by on Sat, 03/29/2008 - 5:31pm.

We're used to recycling cans, bottles and paper. But computers and television sets don't typically come to mind as recyclable materials. A New Hanover County electronics recycling program wants to change that.

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Wildfire aftermath
Submitted by on Sat, 03/29/2008 - 5:16pm.

Forest officials are dealing with the aftermath of several wildfires burning in local counties.

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Super Saturday for the IRS
Submitted by on Sat, 03/29/2008 - 4:26pm.

Super Saturday is underway, it's the day the IRS tries to get taxpayers to file their taxes before the April deadline. It's geared toward low-wage earners and those receiving veterans benefits to file their taxes with the IRS free of charge.

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